Solved

do not want a pop up window for task

Posted on 2013-01-24
6
203 Views
Last Modified: 2013-02-06
want this to run hidden in the background

I have this file run every 5 minutes

even when
'hidden'
is checked the cmd file pops up and I have to minimize
0
Comment
Question by:rgb192
  • 3
  • 2
6 Comments
 
LVL 9

Accepted Solution

by:
David Carr earned 250 total points
ID: 38815046
Change the user running the task to SYSTEM and you will not get the pop-up
0
 
LVL 23

Assisted Solution

by:Thomas Grassi
Thomas Grassi earned 250 total points
ID: 38815069
0
 

Author Comment

by:rgb192
ID: 38816623
still working on the stackoverflow suggestions:
such as
@echo off (didnt work)
installable program: 'silent cmd' (I suggest file location not how to run file)

>>Change the user running the task to SYSTEM and you will not get the pop-up
this seems like the best answer

included are screenshot explaining that I can not enter text into textbox
0
Comprehensive Backup Solutions for Microsoft

Acronis protects the complete Microsoft technology stack: Windows Server, Windows PC, laptop and Surface data; Microsoft business applications; Microsoft Hyper-V; Azure VMs; Microsoft Windows Server 2016; Microsoft Exchange 2016 and SQL Server 2016.

 
LVL 23

Expert Comment

by:Thomas Grassi
ID: 38816888
Where are your screen shots?
0
 

Author Comment

by:rgb192
ID: 38817087
want system
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:rgb192
ID: 38860034
Many suggestions that provided the correct answer, I could not get it to work.

Thanks both
0

Featured Post

Netscaler Common Configuration How To guides

If you use NetScaler you will want to see these guides. The NetScaler How To Guides show administrators how to get NetScaler up and configured by providing instructions for common scenarios and some not so common ones.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

One of the features I've come to appreciate about Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 is the ability to pin applications to the task bar. As useful a feature as I've found this, it does have some quirks.  For example, have you ever tried pinning an…
On some Windows 7 (SP1) computers, Windows Update becomes super slow even the computer is reasonably fast.  There's one solution that seemed to have worked well for me (after trying a few other suggested solutions).
In this Micro Tutorial viewers will learn how to use Boot Corrector from Paragon Rescue Kit Free to identify and fix the boot problems of Windows 7/8/2012R2 etc. As an example is used Windows 2012R2 which lost its active partition flag (often happen…
The viewer will learn how to successfully download and install the SARDU utility on Windows 7, without downloading adware.

831 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question